Ureteric jet - CT intravenous urogram

Case contributed by Chris O'Donnell
Diagnosis certain


History of left nephrectomy. For follow-up.

Patient Data

Age: 55 years
Gender: Female

CT IVP, i.e. initial injection of radiographic contrast (30 ml) followed by a delay of 15 minutes then dynamic contrast enhanced scan with 70 ml of contrast.

Case Discussion

This finding is commonly seen on ultrasound but rarely on CT - should not be confused with bladder pathology and can be quite striking as in this case.

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